Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He said, "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked I will return there. The Lord gives, and the Lord takes away. May the name of the Lord be blessed!"
Which of all these does not know that the hand of the Lord has done this,
They trust in their wealth and boast in their great riches.
Yet God will make you a permanent heap of ruins. He will scoop you up and remove you from your home; he will uproot you from the land of the living. (Selah)
Just as no one has power over the wind to restrain it, so no one has power over the day of his death. Just as no one can be discharged during the battle, so wickedness cannot rescue the wicked.
So he called the manager in and said to him, 'What is this I hear about you? Turn in the account of your administration, because you can no longer be my manager.'
But it was he who filled their houses with good things -- yet the counsel of the wicked was far from me.
O my soul, do not come into their council, do not be united to their assembly, my heart, for in their anger they have killed men, and for pleasure they have hamstrung oxen.
How blessed is the one who does not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand in the pathway with sinners, or sit in the assembly of scoffers!
My child, if sinners try to entice you, do not consent!
Keep yourself far from her, and do not go near the door of her house,
If I am guilty, why then weary myself in vain?